6 Surprising facts about your pregnant body

I found this article really interesting.

Here is my favorite quote from the article: "The force inside a woman's uterus from pushing with a contraction translates to 397 pounds of pressure per square foot, or 2.8 pounds of pressure per square inch on her baby's head."

Our bodies are amazing!

What surprised you the most about your pregnant body?

    Holy smokes. That is A LOT of pressure. No wonder so much pain is associated with it!!!
      Okay, number 3. WHAT? That's nuts!
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